Republic FC expects to hear update from MLS soon

Sacramento Republic FC president Warren Smith told the estimated 1,000 season-ticket holders Wednesday he expects to receive word next week from Major League Soccer’s board of governors and Commissioner Don Garber on an updated timetable for Sacramento’s entrance into the league.

Campaign of division is strategy for election success

Chants of “Lock her up! Lock her up!” were frequent at the Republican National Convention as delegates voiced their contempt of Hillary Clinton, but the anti-Clinton rhetoric mirrors the often distasteful mocking of both candidates by advocates of the other. To be sure, similar disparaging comments of Donald Trump will be heard as Democrats in Philadelphia take aim at Donald Trump.

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Portraits of character from the California State Fair

Sacramento Bee senior photographer Manny Crisostomo found motivation through his new camera - a Leica Monochrome digital rangefinder camera with a black and white sensor - and headed for the California State Fair the day before it opened. Once there, he was inspired by the characters he found who personified the fair. He captured portraits throughout the fair of workers, performers, fair-goers and animals. We think they are pretty special, too. Enjoy!
Manny Crisostomo The Sacramento Bee
Portraits of character from the California State Fair 2:31

Portraits of character from the California State Fair

Olympian Debbie Meyer teaches kids how to swim 1:37

Olympian Debbie Meyer teaches kids how to swim

'Pokémon Go' players pub crawl across Sacramento 1:19

'Pokémon Go' players pub crawl across Sacramento

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Baze's retirement brings opportunity for top Northern Californian jockey

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